Facing Scary Knitting

Okay, I’ll admit it. I’ve seen lots of projects on Ravelry  that I’d love to make. But I’ve been scared to do them because they looked scary, and let’s face it, I’m kind of a chicken at heart because I’m scared I’ll do something wrong. Childhood crap kine stuff. Continue reading

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Making The Bed?

You think I’m gonna disturb this bunch to do it? Nah.

3 Popoki

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Tour de Fleece 2016, Part Two

Whew. Stay pau da Tour de Fleece. I always love doing it, and don’t push myself too hard; pressure means no fun, at least for me. So here’s the rest of da photos.

I finished filling the second bobbin, and was now ready to start e pili the two of them together. Plying.

I spun them clockwise, but now will ply them counter-clockwise. Noelani is my mascot mascat today.


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Tour de Fleece 2016

Nothing like not having time to write lately. E kala mai Numbah One.

But now it’s Tour de Fleece time again and I found bits of time here and there for spinning. So I’ll inundate you with my daily photos.  I made a collage for each day. How’s dat?

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Moo-ooo-ooo! A Love Song For AFK.

AFK has been a follower of this little bloggie for years now; she has been a faithful commenter (is that a word?), and has encouraged me to keep writing even when I thought what I had to say wasn’t all that important. She’s followed me through daboonies of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and Montana, riding shotgun through all of our adventures. She absolutely adores pīpī (cows), so I’m dedicating this post to her.
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Montana Road Trip 2010, Part Thirty-Eight

Weʻre now heading South into the Palouse Country. Mountains have given way to rolling hills and cloudy, but lovely, skies.

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Montana Road Trip 2010 Part Thirty-Seven

♪ ♫ On da road again…♫ ♪ and this time heading out of Coeur d’Alene and south down US Highway 95 through Palouse Country. U like see?  On da map, you can see Interstate 90 where we came from Montana, and into Coeur d’ Alene.

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